Vancouver Coastal Health

Health Systems Planning Advisor

Job Description

Job Title: Health Systems Planning Advisor
Work Site: Operating Rooms, Vancouver General Hospital

Status:

Start Date:

Hours:

 

Temporary Full Time - Other Relief

As soon as possible

0800-1600

Days off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays

Reference#: 133039-fkh


Come work as a Health Systems Planning Advisor with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

 

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Health Systems Planning Advisor to join the team in the Operating Rooms at Vancouver General Hospital. Apply today to join our team!

 

As a Health Systems Planning Advisor you will:

  • Develop, lead, and coordinate projects, feasibility studies and business cases to evaluate current service delivery levels and policies, assess alternate service delivery models, and conduct analysis on work design, program review, staff redeployment, financial impact, and strategic information to support these processes.
  • In addition to providing leadership in modeling, sustainable improvement, priority setting analysis and health planning, act as an integral member of the interdisciplinary team that provides decision support for system redesign to senior management.

Key partnerships are with executive and senior level management across Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), QUIST staff, financial and capital planning staff, and interdisciplinary project team members.

WHY JOIN VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH?

 

VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

  • Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan
  • Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
  • Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
  • Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education & Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Health Administration, Health Planning, Business Administration or Behavioural Sciences, supplemented by postgraduate course work in health care planning or health policy development and analysis.
  • Plus, five to seven (5 to 7) years’ recent, related experience in senior level planning or program development in healthcare or social services, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Competent decision making that manages and considers the potential impact to health authority service provision, client care, unionized and non-contract staff deployment, and financial implications, as well as considers industry trends, Ministry of Health initiatives, and government directions.
  • Identifies, collects and analyzes relevant information, including industry-wide assessments and research, to support the health planning, sustainable improvement, and modeling needs of the organization.
  • Expertly understands health systems information, health services operations, and external health care environment to appropriately analyze complex information, research, and policy mandates.
  • Provides expertise and support in the development of organizational goals and objectives, performance indicators, appropriate databases and statistical and analytical tools.

This Role Description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed and is not necessarily an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Diversity, equity and inclusion are essential to delivering exceptional care and building a great place to work. At VCH, we value and accommodate unique differences to ensure that our staff and medical staff – both current and prospective – have the opportunity and are supported to thrive.

 

To build a strong and representative workforce, we are seeking candidates who will contribute to a caring and inclusive culture. We encourage applications from members of communities that are disadvantaged on any grounds under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including Indigenous Peoples, people of colour, people of all genders and sexualities and people with disabilities.

 

VCH is proud to be recognized as a Best Place to Work in Canada in 2021 by Glassdoor and Forbes.

 

Please note: The duration of this temporary position is until approximately November 2021.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.


***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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